Peppermint

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Peppermint Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a candy flavored with peppermint oil
  • red gum tree of Tasmania
  • herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring ,
  • red gum tree of Tasmania ,
  • a candy flavored with peppermint oil

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Peppermint Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The Peppermint is a hybrid plant of the mint family. It is originally from Europe, but grown and sold all over the world. It is a hybrid of watermint and spearmint. Carolus Linnaeus first described the plant in 1753, from samples that had been collected in England. He treated it as a species,



Peppermint Sample Sentences in News


  • Peppermint Pig pulls plug
    ASHBURNHAM -- On March 1, the town will lose a local sweet spot. On Tuesday, Meredith Fagan and Emily Robertson announced they will be closing their business, The Peppermint Pig Coffee and Sweets, in March. Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'
  • Your Best Shot
    Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation celebrated the season with the 25th anniversary Candlelight House Tour which included a Peppermint Pig Hunt. The Victorian holiday tradition of cracking a pig made of peppermint while sharing memories of the past year originated in Saratoga Springs in the 1880s. Foundation Executive Director Samantha Bosshart presents the P Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'
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    Hershey's Kiss-inspired crop tops, latex leopard-print bodysuits, rotating peppermint candy-boobs—Katy Perry's style is distinct to say the least. More importantly,... Read more on this news related to 'Peppermint'

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